Anti-interleukin-6 therapy in rheumatoid arthritis.

Recent advances in research have led to significant progress in unraveling the pathophysiology of rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including the cytokine-mediated signaling process. While therapies targeting one particular cytokine, tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-α), have revolutionized the treatment of RA, other cytokines, including interleukin 6 (IL-6,) have… (More)